Often times I begin my sewing projects with a particular pattern and then find my fabric, but this time I found the fabric first.
If you follow me on YouTube, you know that I picked up this blue geometric print peachskin polyester during Fabric Mart‘s $1/yd Precut fabric sale without a plan besides just … Continue reading Y’all voted, I made it! McCalls 7577
As soon as I saw M7757 in McCalls Spring release I regretted not hitting the gym and eating right this winter. LOL! I absolutely adore this retro 70’s vibe crop … Continue reading Navy Leaf Outfit: McCalls 7757
I’m starting to have a weird love/hate relationship with patterns. I’m a pattern sewists, sure I draft somethings, but I’ve found most things I dream up or see and want … Continue reading 2018 Spring Patterns Review
Miss Socialite, like most little girls (and many women), loves this trend of reversible (or mermaid) sequins. I bought her a reversible sequin tablet case and now she wants sequin … Continue reading Sequins and Velvet Jogger Set
I don’t always write a end of the year recap post, but I’ve made several pieces that I just love in 2017. Let me share them with you! I started … Continue reading A look back at 2017
Not sure why I never got around to sharing this look, but better late than never. After first trying liverpool knit from Finch Fabrics to make McCalls 7046 I fell … Continue reading Coral Floral Girls Sundress: McCalls 7079
Who doesn’t love a maxi dress? I mean they are great for spring, summer and fall. I never seem to have enough but my go to maxi patterns have been McCalls 7121 and 6744, but I when Maggie Elaine shared her version of McCalls 7561 on Instagram I decided I needed one too.
The hits and misses of McCalls 2017 Winter/Holiday patterns.
A great dress with tons of options!
So I entered this years Pattern Review Sewing Bee! You wouldn’t know that unless you follow me on Instagram (so if you missed it follow here), but that’s my fault … Continue reading Pattern Review’s Sewing Bee Round 2
McCall’s patterns are on sale through August 12th. Take a look at what I grabbed.
Many sewists list McCalls 6886 as a tried-n-true pattern. I am one of them, my lastest version is in this great stretch dashiki.
This quarter I’ve sewn up 14 different projects for myself and others! Wanna see what I made?
Anyone who has been sewing clothing for anytime has likely sewn or heard of the TNT (tried-and-true) McCalls 6886. So why is M6886 a TNT pattern? Well it’s so simple! Can … Continue reading A Tried and True Review: McCalls 6886
Easy breezy summer dress
Here’s what next on my sewing table.
By now I’m sure you have seen this pattern on either a blog, Facebook or Instagram. McCalls 7542 seems to be an instant hit! All of us makers love it, … Continue reading This season’s hottest top! McCalls 7542
Joann had a great pattern sale this weekend with McCalls, Vogue and Simplicity pattern on sale! I certainly hope you took advantage of it because I sure did! I will … Continue reading Weekend Pattern Haul
Spring is the start of dress season for me. I love dresses, they make me happy! I also love this Mint Floral Dress.